The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 2 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 99 15 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.63% 5.42% 16.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.02% 7.94% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 5 37
Average daily rate
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£438 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £211 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.85% +55.55%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 189 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.58% 68.23% 73.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 90 168
Average daily rate £425 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Average hourly rate £43.72 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £14.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +10 62 £425 +57.40% 6
Bedford - - - - 1
Dunstable - - - - 1
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 58 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.49%) Retail
3 39 (21.79%) .NET
4 37 (20.67%) Microsoft
5 35 (19.55%) Scrum
6 33 (18.44%) HTML
7 32 (17.88%) ASP.NET
8 31 (17.32%) JavaScript
9 30 (16.76%) C#
10 29 (16.20%) Windows
10 29 (16.20%) Active Directory
11 27 (15.08%) MVC
12 26 (14.53%) TeamCity
13 25 (13.97%) SCOM
14 24 (13.41%) Git (software)
14 24 (13.41%) TDD
15 23 (12.85%) IIS
16 22 (12.29%) MS Excel
17 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (11.17%) SCCM
19 19 (10.61%) SQL Server
20 18 (10.06%) hybris
21 17 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
21 17 (9.50%) ITIL
22 16 (8.94%) PowerShell
23 15 (8.38%) Waterfall
23 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
23 15 (8.38%) Subversion
23 15 (8.38%) Finance

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (12.85%) IIS
2 12 (6.70%) CMS
3 9 (5.03%) Confluence
4 4 (2.23%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.12%) Drupal
6 2 (1.12%) WordPress
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.35%) MS Project
3 4 (2.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.79%) Agresso
3 5 (2.79%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.82%) DHCP
1 14 (7.82%) FTP
1 14 (7.82%) DNS
2 4 (2.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (14.53%) TeamCity
2 24 (13.41%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.38%) Subversion
4 11 (6.15%) JIRA
5 10 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.12%) Log4Net
7 2 (1.12%) NUnit
7 2 (1.12%) Ant
7 2 (1.12%) Maven
7 2 (1.12%) FinalBuilder
7 2 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.12%) Moq
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (28.49%) Retail
2 15 (8.38%) Finance
3 9 (5.03%) Legal
4 7 (3.91%) General Ledger
5 5 (2.79%) Publishing
5 5 (2.79%) Back Office
5 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.12%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (17.88%) Developer
2 29 (16.20%) Architect
3 28 (15.64%) Project Manager
4 24 (13.41%) Analyst
5 22 (12.29%) Business Analyst
6 20 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.70%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Integration Manager
10 9 (5.03%) Business Architect
11 8 (4.47%) Configuration Engineer
11 8 (4.47%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.35%) Software Configuration Engineer
13 6 (3.35%) Systems Integration Manager
13 6 (3.35%) Systems Manager
13 6 (3.35%) Software Engineer
14 5 (2.79%) Web Engineer
14 5 (2.79%) Agile Business Analyst
15 4 (2.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.79%) .NET
2 33 (18.44%) HTML
3 32 (17.88%) ASP.NET
4 15 (8.38%) Web Services
5 14 (7.82%) CSS
6 13 (7.26%) Ajax
7 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.47%) JSP
8 8 (4.47%) DOM
8 8 (4.47%) Dojo
8 8 (4.47%) Django
8 8 (4.47%) XHR
8 8 (4.47%) CSS3
8 8 (4.47%) HTML5
8 8 (4.47%) Sass
8 8 (4.47%) LESS
9 5 (2.79%) jQuery
9 5 (2.79%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.79%) XML
10 4 (2.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.26%) EPoS
2 7 (3.91%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.68%) FMCG
4 3 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.68%) User Experience
5 2 (1.12%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) Tandem
6 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.20%) Windows
2 12 (6.70%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.70%) Android
3 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.23%) UNIX
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.55%) Scrum
3 27 (15.08%) MVC
4 24 (13.41%) TDD
5 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (9.50%) ITIL
7 15 (8.38%) Waterfall
7 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
8 14 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.26%) SOA
10 12 (6.70%) Project Management
10 12 (6.70%) CRM
10 12 (6.70%) OO
10 12 (6.70%) DevOps
11 11 (6.15%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.03%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.47%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.47%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.32%) JavaScript
2 30 (16.76%) C#
3 16 (8.94%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.47%) Java
5 7 (3.91%) VB
5 7 (3.91%) SQL
6 4 (2.23%) AWK
7 3 (1.68%) PHP
8 2 (1.12%) PHP5
9 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.68%) ISEB
2 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 29 (16.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (13.97%) SCOM
2 20 (11.17%) SCCM
3 9 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.06%) hybris
3 14 (7.82%) Oracle
4 10 (5.59%) Endeca
5 8 (4.47%) SAP
6 5 (2.79%) Akamai
7 3 (1.68%) F5
7 3 (1.68%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.12%) Citrix
9 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.56%) Unica
9 1 (0.56%) Mercator
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) IBM
9 1 (0.56%) Anite
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